B.A. On Campus

English Studies

Robert Morris University

48 months
30830 USD/year
30830 USD/year
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The B.A. in English Studies with a concentration in English Studies at Robert Morris University is built upon a broad foundation in the liberal arts, combining the study of literature with the study of language and communication.


The English Studies curriculum at Robert Morris University is integrated through sustained attention to linguistics, problem-solving rhetoric, and the interpretation of literature and other texts. Students learn the stages involved in successful writing and speaking, especially the value of revising and editing their work according to criticism obtained through feedback.

Learning outcomes

Graduates go on to work in advertising, public relations, writing and editing, and other fields. Jobs include writer, editor, teacher, public relations coordinator, and communications specialist. The program is particularly suited for students who plan to go to graduate school, or law school, or to pursue professional careers in a variety of fields. Students in this concentration may be eligible for the pre-law advisory program.

Interested students in this course of study may be eligible for the Early Law School Admission Program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Argument & Research
  • Literature elective
  • Math Reasoning w/Applications
  • General Psychology
  • Humanities
  • Freshman Seminar
  • Public Speaking & Persuasion
  • Study of Literature
  • Fundamentals of Information Systems
  • Survey of Economics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

Along with an official RMU application, students seeking to enroll as first-time freshmen must submit:

  • Official high school transcripts showing all grades and GPA, or a General Equivalency Diploma (GED). Preference is given to students with a 3.0 GPA or higher.
  • Students enrolling in Actuarial Science, Education, Engineering, Nursing, Nuclear Medicine Technology and Statistics and Predictive Analytics must submit official SAT or ACT test scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15415 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    30830 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 15415 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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